Teacher's Trail Tool-kit

Millennium Trail sign

City of Superior's Municipal Forest Outdoor Classroom

Pick up a Teacher's Trail Tool-Kit and take your Class Outdoors!Millennium Trail Trailhead!

ESDPW encourages any teacher or group leader to use this wonderful new outdoor teaching area located along the Millennium Trail within the City of Superior's Municipal Forest. Pickup a Teacher's Trail Tool-Kit and take your class or group outdoors. A set of "Teacher Trail Tool-Kit" backpacks have been developed consisting of lesson plans and materials needed to immerse preschool through high school aged children in fun, hands-on activities about the Forest.

What is in the Teacher's Trail Tool-kit

Depending upon which Teacher Trail Tool-kit you use, you can expect to find:
  • Field trip lesson guides
  • Hand lenses
  • Binoculars
  • Rulers & measuring tapes
  • Activity sheets
  • Discussion props
  • First Aid Kit
  • Garbage bags
  • Sign-in ledger

What the Kit Includes

Each Teacher Trail Tool-kit includes approximately 2 hours of activities focusing on:
  • Tree identification
  • Teacher's Guide to Forest Forest
  • Trail Activities
  • Coloring pages
  • Age specific group activities
  • Scavenger hunt page
  • Our Forest Community page

To Order a Kit

If you are interested in checking out a Teacher's Trail Tool-Kit backpack, please fill out the request form. The backpack can be picked up at the ESDPW office at the Wastewater Treatment Plant, 51 East 1st Street or call (715) 394-0392 for more information.
Teacher with backpack
Outdoor classroom

Funded by the City of Superior, WI DNR, WI Coastal Management Program and Coastal Resource Management under the Coastal Zone Management Act, Grant #NA07NOS4190064